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Top 5 NFL Player Performances From Week 7 Top 5 Takeaways from the Final Presidential Debate Ex-NFL Star Bob Whitfield Ordered to Pay Sheree $75k Louisiana Woman Set on Fire by KKK Over Supporting Obama? Whoopi Barraged With Angry Tweets After Ann Romney Interview Ex NBA-er Stephon Marbury Had Affair With His Personal Chef Lucky Guy! Homeless South Carolina Man Wins $200k Lottery Salt Lake City Tribune Endorses Obama Chicago High School Student Killed Leaving School More People of Color Identifying as LGBT Students of Color Struggle to Fit in at Elite Prep Schools Florida Defends Different School Standards For Different Races Judge Orders Trayvon Martin’s School Records Released Rapper Chief Keef in Hot Water Over Gun Range Video LeBron James Denies 2014 Los Angeles Laker Free Agency Talk Is Mitt Romney Conceding the Black Vote? Samuel L. Jackson In Legal Fight Over ‘Uncle Tom’ Ad This Week in Politics: Obama Makes Comeback, Poll Shows Romney Leading Racist?! St. Louis Zoo Removes Halloween Display of Lynchings Woman Jailed for Removing Posters Depicting Obama as Hitler People of Color Feel ‘Increasingly Uncomfortable’ at Work It’s About Time we Leave Stacey Dash Alone! Sue Simmons Explains Use of F-Word on Air, Blames Chuck Scarborough “Manifest Destiny” shirt disturbs GAP customers Tagg Romney: ‘I Wanted to Swing on Pres. Obama’ Trial Date Set for George Zimmerman of June 2013 African Union Elects First Female Head Make That Professor Questlove Binders Full of Gaffes: 7 Best Mitt Romney Binder Memes BET Co-Founder Speaks Her Mind About Direction of Network First Lady Michelle Obama’s Mom Speaks Out on Presidential Election Top 5 Takeaways from the 2nd Presidential Debate The 5 Best President Obama and Mitt Romney Spoof Videos Report: The Richest Person Ever Was a Black Man Supreme Court Upholds Early Voting in Ohio Evander Holyfield Retiring? Join Our Presidential Debate Twitter Chat at 8 With Journalist Zerlina Maxwell Microsoft Exec Shouts Obscenities on Stage With Rapper Too Short Florida Residents Create ‘Halloween Hoodie Campaign’ for Trayvon Martin 3 White Students Re-Enact Chris Brown, Rihanna Beating in Blackface Denzel Washington Courts Another Oscar in ‘Flight’ John Glenn Cites Obama’s ‘Character’ in New Ad Shopkeeper Stirs Controversy With Image of Obama as Witch Doctor Three 6 Mafia’s DJ Paul Arrested for Having a Taser Video Sparks Controversy Over Gay Marriage in a Black Fraternity Apollo Uptown Hall Series Presents Free Presidential Debate Viewing Party Is Obama Catching his Second Wind in the Polls? Kanye West Shoves Female Paparazzi Over Reggie Bush Question Do Blacks Dislike Affirmative Action, Too? North Carolina Central Ruins Morgan State’s Homecoming Florida to Use Different Academic Standards for Students by Race Romney Supporter Wears Racist T-Shirt To Rally Poll: Obama Grabs Huge Lead Among Early Voters Does Colorism Still Matter? History! Ole Miss Crowns First Black Homecoming Queen Morgan Freeman Voices New Obama Ad, ‘Challenges’ Shot Fired at Obama Field Office in Denver This Week in Politics: Unemployment Down, Vice Presidential Debate a Draw Las Vegas Cab Driver Receives $2,000 Tip White Student: ‘I Was Denied Entry to College Due to Affirmative Action’ Michael Vick Reveals he Owns a Dog New York City Debates Changes To Stop And Frisk [Video] ‘Stop and Frisk’ Leads to Shouting Match at Hearing Bronx HS Students Bust Staff Member in Undercover Facebook Sting Zimmerman Family Goes on Media Defense Paul Ryan: Teach Inner City People ‘Good Character, Discipline’ Dr. Conrad Murray: ‘Jail is Killing Me’ Stacey Dash on Romney Endorsement: ‘It’s Not About Skin Color’ Anti-Obama Display Features Watermelons, ‘Go Back to Kenya’ Sign The Importance of Communities, Mentors in Our Youth’s Lives Quincy Jones III Wants Lil Wayne’s Lawsuit Thrown Out Comic Artist Illustrates Michelle Obama as “Wonder Woman” Stacey Dash’s Romney Support Garners Racist Tweets Arkansas Republican Uses the Bible to Defend Slavery Support of Obama Campaign Means Backlash for Ohio Band Last Week in Politics: Obama Wins and Loses in the Same Week The Cleveland Show’s Hip-Hop Illuminati Wyclef: Relationship With Hill Fueled by ‘African King’ Complex The Obamas Finally go on That Anniversary Date He Caught Up! Romney Ties Obama in Polls After Debate Win Clueless? Actress Stacey Dash Says ‘Vote Romney’ Former NFL Player Free After Arrest for Strangling Ex-Girlfriend Slavery A Blessing? Arkansas Politician Thinks So Conflicting Reports In Death of Chris Lighty Bleach Bombings Lead to Racism March in Texas Where Was President Obama on Wednesday Night? New DNA Tests Can Spot Gene Diseases in Babies New Ad Pits Black Americans Against Immigrants Republican Says Obama Lost Debate Because He’s ‘Lazy’ Romney Plays Into Obama’s Hands, Loses Muppet Vote Hazing of African American Student with Noose Kitchen Aid Tweets Distasteful Comment During Debate About President’s Grandmother Romney Blog Contributor Tweets Outrageous Comparison LAPD Sued for Beating Black College Student (Video) Top 5 Takeaways from the First Presidential Debate Obama Scrutinized For ‘Accent’ While Speaking to Black Crowd Voter ID Laws: Know Your Facts And Your Rights The Obama’s Celebrate 20 Years of Wedded Bliss Detroit Police Chief Suspended After Mistress’ Crazy Tweet Court Rules Pennsylvania Can Vote Without Photo ID Uncle Luke Will Run for Mayor Again Nicki Minaj: Talent Evaulator or Marketing Strategy? 9 Things You Should Know About Mammograms Chad Johnson Hits the Dating Scene with Old Actress Oprah’s OWN Network Woos Tyler Perry Rapper Lil’ Scrappy Arrested in Atlanta Man Shoots Himself, Family Over Obama Re-Election Alcohol Advertising Disportionately Targets Black Youth HBCU Employee Says She was Fired for Being White NAACP Files Discrimination Complaint With NY Elite High Schools D Wade’s Ex-Wife Talks Losing Custody of Sons Black Republican Mayor Mia Love Receives Hate Mail Samuel L. Jackson featured in Unorthodox Pro-Obama Ad Louis Farrakhan: ‘We Can’t Keep Blaming the White Man’ Ann Romney: ‘I Love That we Have a Black President’ Model Jessica White: ‘I Don’t Have a Baby With Ne-Yo’ Dolce & Gabbana Earrings Stirs Racial Controversy Chris Lighty’s Family Hires Private Investigator to Probe Death Say What!? Town Allows Male Teachers to Spank Female Students Bobbi Kristina Involved in Car Crash with Boyfriend “Let’s Move” Slammed by Kansas High School Students CBC Launches New Voter Protection Initiative, ‘For The People’ Black Spending Power is Growing, Neilsen Reports Anchor Sue Simmons Talks Being Fired for First Time Did GOP Fave Mia Love Lie About Immigration Background? Hurricane Worker Spit on and Called N-Word by White Worker When NYC Businessmen Attack Each Other Over a Cab Ann Coulter: “Civil Rights Are Only For Blacks, Not Gays” Jason Kidd’s Ex-Wife Says She Used Her Son to Discover Cheating NYC McDonald’s at the Center of Another Anti-Gay Crime Lil Wayne’s Memory Lapse in Lawsuit Video Against Quincy Jones III NY Graduation Rates for Black, Hispanic Boys Lowest in Nation Chris Brown Fails Drug Test in Rihanna Case SAT Scores Fall as More Minority Students Take Exam Conde Nast Hires First Black EIC in its 103-Year History Jay-Z, Beyonce Visit Inwood’s La Marina to Promote New Liquor Deion Sanders Furious Over Judge’s $10k Child Support Order Ex-NBA Player Stephon Marbury’s Wife to Star on ‘Basketball Wives’ Tisha Campbell and Duane Martin Sued for $400k Over Home Loan Book Review: An Analysis of Zadie Smith’s ‘NW’ Hollywood Soul Sisters Talk Friendship in Show Biz The Sexiest NBA Ballers on the Court Is the GOP Targeting Obama’s Black Staffers? Anti-Obama Texan Lynches Chair in Front Yard Kato Kaelin Says O.J. Did Kill Nicole Brown Simpson Slighted Mistress Creates Documentary for Film Festival Go Figure, Soul Food Tied to High Blood Pressure Cari Champion To Host ESPN’s First Take Racist? Student Wants White Student Union at University 100 Black Influencers to Know in 2012

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Top 5 NFL Player Performances From Week 7

Robert Griffin III, Victor Cruz and a few others lead the way

Robert Griffin III, Victor Cruz and a few others lead the way

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Top 5 Takeaways from the Final Presidential Debate

Who won the final debate?

Who won the final debate?

By Zerlina Maxwell

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Ex-NFL Star Bob Whitfield Ordered to Pay Sheree $75k

Will she use this money to bring life back to her clothing line?

Will she use this money to bring life back to her clothing line?

By Makkada B. Selah

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Louisiana Woman Set on Fire by KKK Over Supporting Obama?

Authorities are claiming the victim was not wearing an Obama t-shirt

Authorities are claiming the victim was not wearing an Obama t-shirt

By Makkada B. Selah

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Whoopi Barraged With Angry Tweets After Ann Romney Interview

Asked why Mitt Romney never served in the military

Asked why Mitt Romney never served in the military

By Makkada B. Selah

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Ex NBA-er Stephon Marbury Had Affair With His Personal Chef

He paid her almost a million dollars to keep her quiet

He paid her almost a million dollars to keep her quiet

By Makkada B. Selah

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Lucky Guy! Homeless South Carolina Man Wins $200k Lottery

The unidentified winner says he plans to buy a house

The unidentified winner says he plans to buy a house

By Makkada B. Selah

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Salt Lake City Tribune Endorses Obama

The Utah daily paper says Mormon Mitt Romney is a 'shape-shifter'

The Utah daily paper says Mormon Mitt Romney is a ‘shape-shifter’

By Makkada B. Selah

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Chicago High School Student Killed Leaving School

When will the violence in "Chiraq" end?

When will the violence in “Chiraq” end?

By Makkada B. Selah

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More People of Color Identifying as LGBT

A new survey found that people of color were more likely to identify as LGBTQ than whites.

A new survey found that people of color were more likely to identify as LGBTQ…

By Black Enterprise

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Students of Color Struggle to Fit in at Elite Prep Schools

Three new films look at the social obstacles that minorities face at top private schools.

Three new films look at the social obstacles that minorities face at top private schools.

By Black Enterprise

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Florida Defends Different School Standards For Different Races

The state says the goals have been misunderstood by the public

The state says the goals have been misunderstood by the public

By Black Enterprise

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Judge Orders Trayvon Martin’s School Records Released

What does this mean for the case?

What does this mean for the case?

By Makkada B. Selah

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Rapper Chief Keef in Hot Water Over Gun Range Video

Will his career save him from jail?

Will his career save him from jail?

By Makkada B. Selah

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LeBron James Denies 2014 Los Angeles Laker Free Agency Talk

Would 'The King' go west when Kobe Bryant retires?

Would ‘The King’ go west when Kobe Bryant retires?

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Is Mitt Romney Conceding the Black Vote?

A political blogger says Romney is only doing the most perfunctory work to woo African-Americans

A political blogger says Romney is only doing the most perfunctory work to woo African-Americans

By Black Enterprise

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Samuel L. Jackson In Legal Fight Over ‘Uncle Tom’ Ad

The prolific actor has become a target of a staunch pro-life political candidate

The prolific actor has become a target of a staunch pro-life political candidate

By Black Enterprise

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This Week in Politics: Obama Makes Comeback, Poll Shows Romney Leading

Did Obama do enough to close the gap in your opinion?

Did Obama do enough to close the gap in your opinion?

By Ashley Calloway

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Think this is spooky? ID thieves are even scarier "ghosts."

Racist?! St. Louis Zoo Removes Halloween Display of Lynchings

Ghosts in trees were said to look like lynchings

Ghosts in trees were said to look like lynchings

By Makkada B. Selah

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Woman Jailed for Removing Posters Depicting Obama as Hitler

Should she have been arrested?

Should she have been arrested?

By Makkada B. Selah

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People of Color Feel ‘Increasingly Uncomfortable’ at Work

A Duboisian double-consciousness persists

A Duboisian double-consciousness persists

By Makkada B. Selah

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It’s About Time we Leave Stacey Dash Alone!

The 'Clueless' actress has done us a favor by endorsing Mitt Romney

The ‘Clueless’ actress has done us a favor by endorsing Mitt Romney

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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MediaBistro

Sue Simmons Explains Use of F-Word on Air, Blames Chuck Scarborough

Distracted co-anchor, Chuck Scarborough, intended recipient of comment

Distracted co-anchor, Chuck Scarborough, intended recipient of comment

By Sasha King

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“Manifest Destiny” shirt disturbs GAP customers

Petition started to discontinue shirt.

Petition started to discontinue shirt.

By Sasha King

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Tagg Romney: ‘I Wanted to Swing on Pres. Obama’

Presidential debate inspires strong reactions

Presidential debate inspires strong reactions

By Sasha King

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Trial Date Set for George Zimmerman of June 2013

The date falls more than a year after Trayvon Martin's death

The date falls more than a year after Trayvon Martin’s dath

By Makkada B. Selah

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African Union Elects First Female Head

South Africa’s Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma now leads

South Africa’s Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma now leads

By Makkada B. Selah

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Make That Professor Questlove

The Roots drummer to co-teach a course at NYU

The Roots drummer to co-teach a course at NYU

By Makkada B. Selah

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Binders Full of Gaffes: 7 Best Mitt Romney Binder Memes

Romney's debate gaffe is the stuff of humorous Internet fodder

Romney’s debate gaffe the stuff of humorous Internet fodder

By Terrena Carriman

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BET Co-Founder Speaks Her Mind About Direction of Network

Johnson said BET "reinforces negative stereotypes of young people, African Americans in particular."

Johnson said BET “reinforces negative stereotypes of young people, African Americans in particular.”

By Sasha King

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From Associated Press

First Lady Michelle Obama’s Mom Speaks Out on Presidential Election

"I admire how hard Barack works," said Marian Robinson

“I admire how hard Barack works,” said Marian Robinson

By Sasha King

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Top 5 Takeaways from the 2nd Presidential Debate

Binders full of women, Libya and pensions were among the most talked about things in this debate

Binders full of women, Libya and pensions were among the most talked about things in…

By Zerlina Maxwell

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The 5 Best President Obama and Mitt Romney Spoof Videos

Which of these is your favorite?

Which of these is your favorite?

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Report: The Richest Person Ever Was a Black Man

Emperor Mansa Musa is the wealthiest person who ever lived

Emperor Mansa Musa is the wealthiest person who ever lived

By Makkada B. Selah

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Supreme Court Upholds Early Voting in Ohio

An emergency appeal from Repubs is turned down

An emergency appeal from Repubs is turned down

By Makkada B. Selah

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Evander Holyfield Retiring?

It's been fifteen years since he lost part of his ear to Mike Tyson

It’s been fifteen years since he lost part of his ear to Mike Tyson

By Makkada B. Selah

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Join Our Presidential Debate Twitter Chat at 8 With Journalist Zerlina Maxwell

Join the conversation at our Twitter page @blackenterprise

Join the conversation at our Twitter page @blackenterprise

By Black Enterprise

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Microsoft Exec Shouts Obscenities on Stage With Rapper Too Short

Will this video get the exec in trouble?

Will this video get the exec in trouble?

By Black Enterprise

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Florida Residents Create ‘Halloween Hoodie Campaign’ for Trayvon Martin

Will you be wearing a hoodie this Halloween?

Will you be wearing a hoodie this Halloween?

By Black Enterprise

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3 White Students Re-Enact Chris Brown, Rihanna Beating in Blackface

Just a comedic act or racist?

Just a comedic act or racist?

By Black Enterprise

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Denzel Washington Courts Another Oscar in ‘Flight’

Critics in awe of the veteran actor's performance

Critics in awe of the veteran actor’s performance

By Makkada B. Selah

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John Glenn Cites Obama’s ‘Character’ in New Ad

The former astronaut and U.S. Senator says Obama's got the right stuff

The former astronaut and U.S. Senator says Obama’s got the right stuff

By Makkada B. Selah

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Shopkeeper Stirs Controversy With Image of Obama as Witch Doctor

Do you buy the shopowner's argument?

Do you buy the shopowner’s argument?

By Black Enterprise

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Three 6 Mafia’s DJ Paul Arrested for Having a Taser

What is it with rappers and weapons?

What is it with rappers and weapons?

By Demetria Irwin

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Video Sparks Controversy Over Gay Marriage in a Black Fraternity

What are your views on this issue?

What are your views on this issue?

By Black Enterprise

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Apollo Uptown Hall Series Presents Free Presidential Debate Viewing Party

Black Enterprise Business Report Correspondent Shannon Lanier to lead Q&A discussion of Obama v. Romney Round 2

The Apollo Theater will present the second event in its newly launched Apollo Uptown Hall…

By BLACK ENTERPRISE

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Is Obama Catching his Second Wind in the Polls?

President Obama gets some good polling news

President Obama gets some good polling news

By Black Enterprise

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Kanye West Shoves Female Paparazzi Over Reggie Bush Question

Do you think the photographer should press charges?

Do you think the photographer should press charges?

By Black Enterprise

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Do Blacks Dislike Affirmative Action, Too?

CNN writer says that many professional blacks feel that such policies delegitimize their accomplishments.

CNN writer says that many professional blacks feel that such policies delegitimize their accomplishments.

By Black Enterprise

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North Carolina Central Ruins Morgan State’s Homecoming

NCCU defeats Morgan State 24-20

NCCU defeats Morgan State 24-20

By Makkada B. Selah

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Florida to Use Different Academic Standards for Students by Race

Another city, another affirmative action type argument

Another city, another affirmative action type argument

By Black Enterprise

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Romney Supporter Wears Racist T-Shirt To Rally

We continue to see racism rear its ugly head this election season

We continue to see racism rear its ugly head this election season

By Black Enterprise

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Poll: Obama Grabs Huge Lead Among Early Voters

The election is three weeks away, but some have already cast their votes.

From Reuters
Voting has already begun in at least 40 states for the 2012 presidential election.…

By Makkada B. Selah

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Does Colorism Still Matter?

What do you think of colorism and the effects it's had in our communities?

What do you think of colorism and the effects it’s had in our communities?

By Black Enterprise

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History! Ole Miss Crowns First Black Homecoming Queen

A historic moment in the controversial southern university's history

A historic moment in the controversial southern university’s history

By Makkada B. Selah

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Morgan Freeman Voices New Obama Ad, ‘Challenges’

In new ad, Morgan Freeman says “The last thing we should do is turn back now”

In new ad, Morgan Freeman says “The last thing we should do is turn back…

By Makkada B. Selah

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Shot Fired at Obama Field Office in Denver

A window was shattered in one of the president's Denver campaign offices

A window was shattered in one of the president’s Denver campaign offices

By Makkada B. Selah

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This Week in Politics: Unemployment Down, Vice Presidential Debate a Draw

Record job numbers and the Biden-Ryan showdown were the focus this week

Record job numbers and the Biden-Ryan showdown were the focus this week

By Ashley Calloway

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Las Vegas Cab Driver Receives $2,000 Tip

The city of sin has a good Samaritan

The city of sin has a good Samaritan

By Sasha King

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White Student: ‘I Was Denied Entry to College Due to Affirmative Action’

Ruling could change Affirmative Action policies throughout the nation.

Ruling could change Affirmative Action policies throughout the nation.

By Sasha King

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Michael Vick Reveals he Owns a Dog

Should the NFL player convicted of running a dog fighting operation be allowed to own a pet?

Should the NFL player convicted of running a dog fighting operation be allowed to own…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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New York City Debates Changes To Stop And Frisk [Video]

What do you think of the controversial policy?

What do you think of the controversial policy?

By Black Enterprise

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‘Stop and Frisk’ Leads to Shouting Match at Hearing

Tempers flared at City Council hearing

Tempers flared at City Council hearing

By Sasha King

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Bronx HS Students Bust Staff Member in Undercover Facebook Sting

Fake Facebook page reels in school technician

Fake Facebook page reels in school technician

By Sasha King

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Zimmerman Family Goes on Media Defense

Older Brother Rants to Trayvon lawyer on Twitter

The family of George Zimmerman wants to show the world that he isn’t a racist,…

By Sasha King

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Paul Ryan: Teach Inner City People ‘Good Character, Discipline’

What do you think of the potential VP's statements?

What do you think of the potential VP’s statements?

By Black Enterprise

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Dr. Conrad Murray: ‘Jail is Killing Me’

Murray was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson

Murray was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson

By Black Enterprise

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Stacey Dash on Romney Endorsement: ‘It’s Not About Skin Color’

Actress quotes Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., when talking about Romney endorsement

Actress quotes Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., when talking about Romney endorsement

By Black Enterprise

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Anti-Obama Display Features Watermelons, ‘Go Back to Kenya’ Sign

The racist protests against the president continue across the country

The racist protests against the president continue across the country

By Black Enterprise

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The Importance of Communities, Mentors in Our Youth’s Lives

Mentors will play a very large role in the future of our children

Mentors will play a very large role in the future of our children

By Sasha King

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Quincy Jones III Wants Lil Wayne’s Lawsuit Thrown Out

Music was allowed in film under the 'fair use' doctrine

Music was allowed in film under the ‘fair use’ doctrine

By Sasha King

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Comic Artist Illustrates Michelle Obama as “Wonder Woman”

A real life heroine to many

A real life heroine to many

By Sasha King

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Stacey Dash’s Romney Support Garners Racist Tweets

Dash stands her ground despite racist backlash

Dash stands her ground despite racist backlash

By Sasha King

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Arkansas Republican Uses the Bible to Defend Slavery

Loy Mauch says Jesus didn't condemn slavery

Loy Mauch says Jesus didn’t condemn slavery

By Sasha King

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Support of Obama Campaign Means Backlash for Ohio Band

Popular band The Nationals' get backlash for supporting Obama

Popular band The Nationals’ get backlash for supporting Obama

By Sasha King

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Last Week in Politics: Obama Wins and Loses in the Same Week

Campaign cash and the presidential debate were last week's highlights

Campaign cash and the presidential debate were last week’s highlights

By Ashley Calloway

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The Cleveland Show’s Hip-Hop Illuminati

Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, ?uestlove, Bruno Mars and Will.i.am featured in show's premiere

Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, ?uestlove, Bruno Mars and Will.i.am featured in show’s premiere

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Wyclef: Relationship With Hill Fueled by ‘African King’ Complex

Is he providing us with way too much information?

Is he providing us with way too much information?

By Black Enterprise

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obama-michelle

The Obamas Finally go on That Anniversary Date

They celebrated it even if they were a few days late

They celebrated it even if they were a few days late

By Black Enterprise

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He Caught Up! Romney Ties Obama in Polls After Debate Win

The next debate will determine a lot, according to experts

The next debate will determine a lot, according to experts

By Black Enterprise

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Clueless? Actress Stacey Dash Says ‘Vote Romney’

Romney currently holds zero percent of the black vote

Romney currently holds zero percent of the black vote

By Black Enterprise

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Former NFL Player Free After Arrest for Strangling Ex-Girlfriend

The former NFL player's troubles with women continues

The former NFL player’s troubles with women continues

By Black Enterprise

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Slavery A Blessing? Arkansas Politician Thinks So

Jon Hubbard makes shocking claims in new book

Jon Hubbard makes shocking claims in new book

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Conflicting Reports In Death of Chris Lighty

Investigators dig deep in death of music mogul

Investigators dig deep in death of music mogul

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Bleach Bombings Lead to Racism March in Texas

Have you ever been the victim of a bleach bombing?

Have you ever been the victim of a bleach bombing?

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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obama-romney-debate-2012-black-enterprise

Where Was President Obama on Wednesday Night?

That wasn't the Obama I've seen in past debates

That wasn’t the Obama I’ve seen in past debates

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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New DNA Tests Can Spot Gene Diseases in Babies

Scientists can now decode DNA in days instead of weeks

Scientists can now decode DNA in days instead of weeks

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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New Ad Pits Black Americans Against Immigrants

Anti-immigration group makes controversial ad

Anti-immigration group makes controversial ad

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Republican Says Obama Lost Debate Because He’s ‘Lazy’

John Sununu personally rips into Obama

John Sununu personally rips into Obama

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Romney Plays Into Obama’s Hands, Loses Muppet Vote

Saying a candidate won the first debate of three is like saying your team won the first quarter of the Super Bowl. Even if it's true, it's meaningless.

You didn’t really expect GOP Nominee Mitt Romney or President Barack Obama to throw any…

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Hazing of African American Student with Noose

How was this allowed?

Some students of the Wynne High School junior varsity football team reportedly hung a noose…

By Sasha King

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Kitchen Aid Tweets Distasteful Comment During Debate About President’s Grandmother

Apologizes shortly after

Yesterday’s first presidential debate garnered much attention, and amassed over 10 million tweets on Twitter.…

By Sasha King

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Romney Blog Contributor Tweets Outrageous Comparison

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A blog contributor for the Romney campaign, John Hawkins, tweeted “A White Woman Voting for…

By Sasha King

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LAPD Sued for Beating Black College Student (Video)

Aibuidefe Oghogho has no criminal history

The LAPD is making headlines again in regards to an excessive force case where former…

By Sasha King

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Top 5 Takeaways from the First Presidential Debate

Who do you think won?

Who do you think won?

By Zerlina Maxwell

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Obama Scrutinized For ‘Accent’ While Speaking to Black Crowd

The president is under the racial microscope

The president is under the racial microscope

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Voter ID Laws: Know Your Facts And Your Rights

It's not too late to register!

It’s not too late to register!

By Black Enterprise

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The Obama’s Celebrate 20 Years of Wedded Bliss

The First Couple intend to celebrate this weekend

The First Couple intend to celebrate this weekend

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Detroit Police Chief Suspended After Mistress’ Crazy Tweet

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has suspended the police officer

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has suspended the police officer

By Black Enterprise

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Court Rules Pennsylvania Can Vote Without Photo ID

Judge orders injunction of controversial law

Judge orders injunction of controversial law

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Uncle Luke Will Run for Mayor Again

Luther Campbell wants to do his part by participating in politics

Luther Campbell wants to do his part by participating in politics

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Nicki Minaj: Talent Evaulator or Marketing Strategy?

American Idol's Nicki Minaj says this is a big milestone

American Idol’s Nicki Minaj says this is a big milestone

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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9 Things You Should Know About Mammograms

Get informed for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Get informed for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By Sasha King

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Chad Johnson Hits the Dating Scene with Old Actress

Is he already over Evelyn?

Is he already over Evelyn?

By Sasha King

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Oprah’s OWN Network Woos Tyler Perry

OWN's going scripted

OWN’s going scripted

By Sasha King

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Rapper Lil’ Scrappy Arrested in Atlanta

Reality star violated probation for marijuana conviction

Reality star violated probation for marijuana conviction

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Man Shoots Himself, Family Over Obama Re-Election

Man commits suicide over financial fears

Man commits suicide over financial fears

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Alcohol Advertising Disportionately Targets Black Youth

John Hopkins study reveals racial disparity in alcohol advertising

John Hopkins study reveals racial disparity in alcohol advertising

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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HBCU Employee Says She was Fired for Being White

Woman says university wouldn't have fired her if she was black

Woman says university wouldn’t have fired her if she was black

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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NAACP Files Discrimination Complaint With NY Elite High Schools

Group says city's high schools discriminate against minorities

Group says city’s high schools discriminate against minorities

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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D Wade’s Ex-Wife Talks Losing Custody of Sons

Siovaughn Wade accuses star of showing signs of abuse

Siovaughn Wade accuses star of showing signs of abuse

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Black Republican Mayor Mia Love Receives Hate Mail

Love says she is proud of her heritage

Love says she is proud of her heritage

By Sasha King

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Samuel L. Jackson featured in Unorthodox Pro-Obama Ad

Actor tells America to wake the f up!

Actor tells America to wake the f up!

By Sasha King

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Louis Farrakhan: ‘We Can’t Keep Blaming the White Man’

Did you ever expect him to say something like this?

Did you ever expect him to say something like this?

By Black Enterprise

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Ann Romney: ‘I Love That we Have a Black President’

Wife of Republican presidential nominee says America has moved past its prejudices

Wife of Republican presidential nominee says America has moved past its prejudices

By Sasha King

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Model Jessica White: ‘I Don’t Have a Baby With Ne-Yo’

Documentary mistakenly showed photo of model Jessica White instead of the singer

Documentary mistakenly showed photo of model Jessica White instead of the singer

By Black Enterprise

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Dolce & Gabbana Earrings Stirs Racial Controversy

Fashion giant launches earrings with African faces

Fashion giant launches earrings with African faces

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Chris Lighty’s Family Hires Private Investigator to Probe Death

Was Chris Lighty's death really a suicide?

Was Chris Lighty’s death really a suicide?

By Demetria Irwin

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Say What!? Town Allows Male Teachers to Spank Female Students

Spare the rod and spoil the child

Spare the rod and spoil the child

By Sasha King

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Bobbi Kristina Involved in Car Crash with Boyfriend

How would Whitney take this?

How would Whitney take this?

By Sasha King

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“Let’s Move” Slammed by Kansas High School Students

850 calorie lunches not enough for these growing Kansas high school students

850 calorie lunches not enough for these growing Kansas high school students

By Sasha King

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CBC Launches New Voter Protection Initiative, ‘For The People’

BE prepared for Election Day!

BE prepared for Election Day!

By Sasha King

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Black Spending Power is Growing, Neilsen Reports

Through technology, Blacks are vital consumers to advertisers

Through technology, Blacks are vital consumers to advertisers

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Anchor Sue Simmons Talks Being Fired for First Time

Legendary anchor discusses departure with Joy Behar

Legendary anchor discusses departure with Joy Behar

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Did GOP Fave Mia Love Lie About Immigration Background?

Discrepancy with politician's family immigration surfaces

Discrepancy with politician’s family immigration surfaces

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Hurricane Worker Spit on and Called N-Word by White Worker

Unprovoked attack gets caught on video

Unprovoked attack gets caught on video

By Sasha King

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When NYC Businessmen Attack Each Other Over a Cab

Manhattan streets turn into a boxing ring

Manhattan streets turn into a boxing ring

By Sasha King

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Ann Coulter: “Civil Rights Are Only For Blacks, Not Gays”

What do you think of the controversial Conservative commentator's comments?

What do you think of the controversial Conservative commentator’s comments?

By Black Enterprise

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Jason Kidd’s Ex-Wife Says She Used Her Son to Discover Cheating

Tell all interview with Metropolis Nights Magazine is juicy

Tell all interview with Metropolis Nights Magazine is juicy

By Sasha King

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NYC McDonald’s at the Center of Another Anti-Gay Crime

44-year-old Bronx man was arrested in attack

44-year-old Bronx man was arrested in attack

By Sasha King

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Lil Wayne’s Memory Lapse in Lawsuit Video Against Quincy Jones III

This is one of the funniest interviews you'll ever see

This is one of the funniest interviews you’ll ever see

By Sasha King

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NY Graduation Rates for Black, Hispanic Boys Lowest in Nation

Only 37 percent graduate high school in four years

Only 37 percent graduate high school in four years

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Chris Brown Fails Drug Test in Rihanna Case

Singer says he has medical prescription for marijuana

Singer says he has medical prescription for marijuana

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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SAT Scores Fall as More Minority Students Take Exam

Minority students taking SATs increased to 45 percent

Minority students taking SATs increased to 45 percent

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Conde Nast Hires First Black EIC in its 103-Year History

Celebrate or side-eye?

Celebrate or side-eye?

By Demetria Irwin

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Jay-Z, Beyonce Visit Inwood’s La Marina to Promote New Liquor

One of the world's it couples visited the venue to promote Jay's liquor "D'usse"

One of the world’s it couples visited the venue to promote Jay’s liquor “D’usse”

By Black Enterprise

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Deion Sanders Furious Over Judge’s $10k Child Support Order

Do you think Pilar deserves that amount in child support payments?

Do you think Pilar deserves that amount in child support payments?

By Black Enterprise

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Ex-NBA Player Stephon Marbury’s Wife to Star on ‘Basketball Wives’

Another former NBA baller's wife joins the cast

Another former NBA baller’s wife joins the cast

By Black Enterprise

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Tisha Campbell and Duane Martin Sued for $400k Over Home Loan

Couple says the bank in the lawsuit discriminated against them

Couple says the bank in the lawsuit discriminated against them

By Black Enterprise

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Book Review: An Analysis of Zadie Smith’s ‘NW’

The 'White Teeth' author returns with fourth novel

The ‘White Teeth’ author returns with fourth novel

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Hollywood Soul Sisters Talk Friendship in Show Biz

Talk with 'Sparkle', 'Notorious' casting directors and photographer

Talk with ‘Sparkle’, ‘Notorious’ casting directors and photographer

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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The Sexiest NBA Ballers on the Court

Uptown Magazine enlists NBA's most attractive players

Uptown Magazine enlists NBA’s most attractive players

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Is the GOP Targeting Obama’s Black Staffers?

Republicans' attack on Valarie Jarrett may be a pattern

Republicans’ attack on Valarie Jarrett may be a pattern

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Anti-Obama Texan Lynches Chair in Front Yard

Republican homeowner tells president to go to hell

Republican homeowner tells president to go to hell

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Kato Kaelin Says O.J. Did Kill Nicole Brown Simpson

Kato Kaelin comes forward close to 20 years later

Kato Kaelin comes forward close to 20 years later

By Sasha King

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Slighted Mistress Creates Documentary for Film Festival

Wilkins plans to show the world how Phillips did her wrong

Wilkins plans to show the world how Phillips did her wrong

By Sasha King

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Go Figure, Soul Food Tied to High Blood Pressure

Are genetics to blame?

Are genetics to blame?

By Sasha King

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Cari Champion To Host ESPN’s First Take

Former reporter for the Tennis Channel gets new gig

Former reporter for the Tennis Channel gets new gig

By Sasha King

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Racist? Student Wants White Student Union at University

What's your take on this student's attempt to create a white student union?

What’s your take on this student’s attempt to create a white student union?

By Black Enterprise

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100 Black Influencers to Know in 2012

See who made the much talked about list

See who made the much talked about list

By Black Enterprise

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Women of Power: 10 Education Leaders Who are Making a Difference

In honor of Dr. Beverly Tatum receiving the 2015 Black Enterprise Women of Power Barbara…

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Women of Power: 10 Entrepreneurs at the Top of Their Game

With research showing women as the leading forces in entrepreneurship, we rounded up a list…

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